TERRORISM Is one of the biggest challenges that the world is facing today.It is not just a word in English, but it is a threat to mankind.
Terrorism always shows their presence all across the globe.It is a debated issue in all the countries of world-developing or developed.In nowadays it has become more lethal, more wide-spread and more difficult to control.It has acquired new dimensions and there seems no end to it.No country on this earth is untouched from terrorism.
Terrorism has its presence everywhere from India, Srilanka, Malaysia to Indonesia, Somalia, South-Africa, Nigeria, The Whole middle East, Parts of Europe, Afghanistan.All seems to be in grip of this monster. Previously, it was assumed that terrorism in a country like India would limit to Kashmir only,But this belief has been proved wrong.It has spread all over in India.Terrorism is not expressed violence.Terrorist are very specific for what they want.Terrorist are one of the big enemies of society because they undermine its stability by creating chaotic condition leading to mass killing, damage, and destruction.Generally, public places like airport, railway station etc.are their target.
Every country has defined terrorism in its own way.There is no globally accepted definition of Terrorism.It is a philosophy of violence which terrorist use to stabilize the economy of a country.Terrorism is being used to disturb the peaceful atmosphere of a targeted society or country.Terrorism is an organized group such as Al-Qaeda, Lashkar-e-Tayyiba, Jamat-ul-Dawa, Boko-Haram, Tehrike-e-Taliban etc.They spread terror in the name of religion, they provoke the youths, they brain-wash their mind to join their groups.
Usually, Terrorism is two types:-. Political terrorism-their aim is to achieve political power by over-throwing the democratic and lawful government.They create panic on large scale.Political terrorism is much more dangerous as they are well-trained and it is very difficult for law enforcing agencies to arrest them in time.
They are financed by very powerful national and international vested interest.They receive very deadly and heavy ammunition from these power.They are becoming more and more popular among the political groups and religious fundamentalists in the society. Regional terrorism-it is the most violent of all groups.This is because the terrorist thinks that sting in a terrorist act is sacred and holy, so they are willing to do anything.All the terrorist groups are made with the different purpose.
Terrorism has three motive-religious interest, ethnic minority interest, and economic interest.In reality, no terrorist groups are fighting for the above-noted cause.But in reality the land, the power to hold it and to get maximum benefit from it.
Terrorism is a world wide problem.But now, the governments are realizing that terrorism is a serious threat to deal with.They believe in the power of bombs and guns over dialogue.Terrorist targets are well planed.Every terrorist targets usually take days and even months for preparation.
Terrorist’s today work under global network.They have established contacts with other groups in different countries and carry on their activities in collaboration with them.They offer training and finances to other groups.Sometimes terrorist activities are sponsored by the bigger terrorist organization.
In the past years, the most powerful country, America was shocked when terrorist hijacked the plane and flown straight into the World Trade center on September 21, 2011, in which more than 6000 people were killed.The World Trade Center is one of the most deadly terrorist attacks in the world.Likely, in India, Mumbai bomb last in 13/11, Mumbai Train blast in 13/2003, Pathankot airforce attack in 2/16, and recently Amarnath Yatra on 11/2017 attacks are one of the deadly terrorist attacks.A recent study has found that in India more than 9000 attacks was done by the terrorist from 1970 to 2015.Terrorism in India is not new, but it has increased very rapidly last few years.After these attacks, many challenges took place in front of countries like India.
The old security system is replaced by the new security system in airports, railway station, bus stands.In, India government developed many security measures like making more strict laws like P.O.T.A to crack down their’s nad keep an eye from where terrorist receive money.Sometimes it takes many years for the governments to demolished a terrorist group.
The best example for this can be the operation Neptune-Sphere.It took years of planning for the U.S.A to kill Osama-Bin-Laden.Finally, on may 2,2011 at night in Pakistan, he was the dead shot. In many cases, the leader of that terrorist group was once in favor of that country.For example, Osama was once promoted by the U.S.A in against of Russia later became the greatest threat to the U.S.A.
The Psychology of terrorist is the development of facilitating traits, with the most often being fear, hostility, depression, guilt, anti-authoritarianism, self-centered, frustration or narcissistic rage result in aggressive behavior. The cause of the emergence of terrorism can be found in socio-economic situations.Imbalance in growth and development, political unrest and unsatisfactory arising out of the government’s policies or some other reason etc.are some of the factors responsible for the born of terrorism.
The constitution of most of the democracies provide for equal rights, but often these maybe denied to one group.This discrimination gives birth to a sense of alienation.But most of the time terrorist groups are formed as a reaction to government’s decisions.The communal, fundamentalist and sectarian clashes, violence, and militancy among Sunnis, Shias and other such groups are now very common.
The root of organized and large scale terrorism and violence are wide spread.The terrorist organization has emerged Virtually in every kind of society: democratic and authoritarian, developing and developed and homogeneous society.
In increasing significance of religious elements, and the declining importance of secular materialist notions of class and power struggles, in the ideologies of terrorism.
Terrorism is a global problem and the battle against it cannot be won isolation from the aberration in the architecture of rule of laws.Nor can this battle be won by societies.
All the governments of the world should simultaneously and continuously crack down militants and terrorist.The countries from where militancy springs should be clearly identified and declared as terrorist states.
In the ultimate analysis, the conditions that given rising to terrorism should tackle efficiently, all terrorist groups are criminal.They do not distinguish between good and evil; neither spare anybody, not even women and children,.To fight against terrorism government of different countries and people should gather together and create awareness among people to be alert and vigilant about their surrounding.
The Fight Against Terrorism
...The fight against terrorism ”Fighting terrorism is like being a goalkeeper. You can make a hundred brilliant saves but the only shot that people remember is the one that gets past you .” Now I like this statement because I think it describes terrorism short and accurate. In this essay I would like to talk about some different definitions of terrorism. And also give some examples of terrorism. Terrorism is an act performed with the intension of creating fear or sorrow. Terrorism is mostly intercontinental. Terrorism is mostly described as “Tactic and strategy” By the land it happened to or “A crime and a holy duty” By the terrorists themselves. Obviously it depends on who is looking at it, the terrorists themselves probably think of it as a holy act and most of them believe they will go to heaven and get 72 virgins. From the perspective of the terrorized country, however their thoughts will obviously be different. There is really no way to prepare for a terrorist attack, because it can happen at all times. Just like the attack on WTC on 11/09/2001. I do not think anyone was prepared for that. Most terrorist organizations are small, and they are most likely to just do the terror and never warn the victims. The United States Department of Defense defines terrorism as “the calculated use of unlawful violence or threat of unlawful violence to inculcate fear; intended to coerce or to intimidate governments or societies in the pursuit of goals that are generally......
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The Fight Against Big Stores, Who Is the Real Bully?
...The fight against big stores, who is the real bully? ENG122: English Composition II Lucinda Ramon Instructor Iris Chao April 15, 2013 The fight against big stores, who is the real bully? Chain stores are often surrounded by criticism for destroying smaller stores which seems an ironic assessment considering the consumers themselves play such a vital role in their success. Not much is ever mentioned about the smaller stores that thrived as a result of the big stores. Big stores (chain stores) are the result of when a small store (independent store) becomes successful and is able to expand into multiple locations. They are successful for many reasons that are important to customers and smaller stores can benefit greatly by operating next to a big store. Testimony from small store owners and studies show that big stores have the potential to be a positive addition to any community including the surrounding smaller stores. Many studies have been performed showing evidence that small stores that are located near big stores have experienced increased sales as a result of an increased traffic flow of customers from the larger store. Purdue University conducted a study consisting of 101 entrepreneurs between the times of 2004-2006 asking why they decided to start a business. (Goessling, 2007) Small business owners learned of the different opportunities for small businesses afforded by big stores. One such opportunity is for small businesses to......
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Best Buy Fights Against Electronic Waste
...Best Buy Fights Against Electronic Waste 1. Why do you think Best Buy has been able to gain competitive advantages in the retail electronics department while also driving many initiative to support sustainability? I think that Best Buy has been able to gain a competitive advantage in the retail electronics department while also driving many initiative to support sustainability because they are doing things that get the attention of their customers. They offer the recycling of your old electronic devices, also the Geek Squad is a great attribute to the company, it gives you added support to not have to worry if something goes wrong with your electronic there is someone there to walk you through how to use it or to fix it for you. Best buy is a customer-centered organization that aims to achieve better customer relations, continual engagement in customer dialogue, and better understanding of customer needs and preferences. They utilize Facebook, Twitter, blogs, and bestbuy.com, to gather customer feedback. 2. Do you think the resources that Best Buy is dedicating to help consumers recycle their old electronic devices represent a good investment for Best Buy? Yes, I do think that this is a great investment for Best Buy. The issue of e-waste has increased in importance among consumers. In 2007 the company made their first CSR so that consumers could know what Best Buy is doing in sustainability. When you think about it, what do people usually do with their old cell phones...
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Counterterrorism Against Terrorism Funding
...Counterterrorism against Terrorism Funding The comprehensive look into the shadowy world of terrorism funding as the department of counterterrorism works to uncover and document different ways for stopping these illegal activities. The top three organized crime and terrorist operations begin with counterfeiting cigarettes, money laundering, and gun smuggling undermines every country’s economic system. The huge profits gained from illegal cigarette sales with low penalties for getting caught makes these imitation products rival drugs in illegal sales. History shows money laundering and gun smuggling as a way organized crime families and terrorist organization work to hide the large sums of money made through illegal alcohol, cigarettes, and other black market items. Counterfeiting Cigarettes The United States and other countries raise taxes on cigarettes, and alcohol to offset the budget deficits widening the difference between the wholesale, and retail prices (Billingslea, 2004). The difference creates opportunities for the shadowy world of black marketers bringing in the terrorist organization looking for new ways to move money. The huge profits gained from illegal cigarette sales with low penalties for getting caught makes these imitation products rival drugs in illegal sales. The method of choice for filling terrorist organization’s bank accounts or providing money for local schemes. The top choice for trafficking illegal cigarette is buying in a low-tax state, and......
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Bush's Fight Against Terrorism
...Bush's Fight Against Terrorism in Response to September 11, 2001 President George W. Bush marked the six-month anniversary of the Sept. 11 attacks with a plaintive appeal for the world's nations to keep an unflagging commitment to the fight against terrorism. With flags of many world nations at his back on an enormous stage, Bush said the global coalition must not weaken in the face of terrorists who are brazen enough to try attacks similar to those carried out in New York and Washington last fall. ``Against such an enemy, there is no immunity, and there can be no neutrality,'' Bush said. ``September the 11th was not the beginning of global terror, but it was the beginning of the world's concerted response. History will know that day not only as a day of tragedy, but as a day of decision when the civilized world was stirred to anger and to action. And the terrorists will remember September the 11th as the day their recokoning began.'' Bush spoke to members of Congress, top administration officials and relatives of some 300 victims who were there to commemorate the day six months ago that New York's World Trade Center, and the Pentagon just outside Washington, were attacked. Also present were more than 100 ambassadors, some of whom publicly restated solidarity with Bush's fight against terrorism. Jibril Aminu, Nigerian ambassador to the United States, told Bush, ``Even as you are doing what has to be done on the war front, ... it is reassuring......
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The Fight Against Childhood Obesity-Parental Involvement
...hypertension, heart disease, some cancers, breathing difficulties, and type II diabetes in more children today than ever before. Opposing arguments claim that it is not the fault of the parents; however, infants don’t have control over how much they are fed, and toddlers lack the cognitive development to make an informed decision about their food choices. Young children themselves are not to blame, so focus on parents seems reasonable. America is challenged with a growing rate of childhood obesity, and public knowledge regarding solutions remains inadequate. We can do a better job of promoting the issue by helping parents understand the seriousness of childhood obesity; the best way to approach this is likely through marketing. The Fight against Childhood Obesity The percentage of children and adolescents who are overweight and obese is now higher than ever before: Over the last 25 years, childhood obesity has more than quadrupled (Get America Fit Foundation, 2012). Childhood obesity is defined as a Body Mass Index (a measurement calculated using a child's weight and height) that is at or above the 95th percentile for children of the same age and sex. Obesity is caused by long-term positive energy imbalance: When the total calories consumed exceed the energy expended through physical activity (Hindle & Mills, 2012). Poor dietary habits and inactivity contribute to the increase of obesity in youth, but a children’s lack of knowledge regarding how they gain weight,......
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Fight Against Mordern Slavery
...THE RIGHTS AGAINST COMTEMPORARY SLAVERY (DOMESTIC WORKERS AND BONDED LABOUR) IN NIGERIA AND THE UNITED STATES. WRITTEN BY: 2121745 DATE: 26TH APRIL 2014 WORD COUNT: 2,770 WORDS As estimated by the International Labour organization (ILO), there are over 20.9 million people in this 21st century that are still enslaved. Another source states that there are 29.8 million people who are still held in modern day slavery. When the word “slavery” is mentioned, the idea that comes to mind is when people are taken from India, Africa and other third world countries, to the West Indies or America, for the purpose of them to work in sugar cane plantation. Although that kind of slavery was abolished in the 19th century, men, women and children are still slaves, thus, the birth of modern slavery. “Slavery is the status or condition of a person over whom any or all of the powers attaching to the right of ownership are exercised”. Slavery is so much graver than forced labour, Slavery involves forced labour, but not every forced labour involves slavery. Despite being prohibited by so many International instruments, which includes the 1948 Universal Declaration of Human Rights and the 1956 UN Supplementary Convention on the Abolition of Slavery, the Slave Trade and Institutions and Practices Similar to Slavery and the 1926 UN Slavery Convention, Contemporary slavery still takes place in various forms, affecting all gender, races and color. Modern slavery has been in many......
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Audience Perception of Broadcast Media Influence in the Fight Against Youth Restiveness in Nigeria
...resultant effects are likely to be felt. Chika and Onyene (2010) observed that to be restive is to be unable to stay still, or unwilling to be controlled especially because one is bored or not satisfied with certain decisions, changed or existing laws considered to be unfavourable. Youth restiveness involves the combination of actions, conducts and behaviour which constitutes unwholesome, socially unacceptable behaviour exhibited by youths in the society. Youth restiveness has been a device used by the youth to get what they want from the relevant authority. Chika and Onyene (2010) asserted that youth resistance to conditions, issues and unwelcomed leadership regimes dates back to 1934 when Herbert Macaulay floated a political party to kick against dependency with fellow elite youths that had contact with the West. In addition, political parties like the National Council for Nigerian Citizens (NCNC), the Northern Peoples Congress (NPC), the Action Group (AG), has their youth wings as vibrant as the other parties. Since then, there has been proliferation of youth association like students’ unions, ethnic cliques and cleavages as well as clannish orientation among students which appear to have legitimized restive reactions among the youths on campuses. The phenomenon of ethnic militia such as the Odua People’s Congress (OPC) in the west, Movement for the Actualization of the Sovereign State of Biafra (MASSOB) in the East, Arewa Consultative Forum (ACF) in the North and Tiv......
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The Fight Against Denied Justice
...While imprisoned in the Birmingham Jail, Martin Luther King Jr. wrote a letter to respond to the statement “A Call for Unity.” In his response, King expresses logical, emotional, and ethical appeals in an effort to further the fight against social injustice and for freedom by explaining the cause and reason behind the civil rights movements. Through his appeals, King formulates an effective argument. Making an appeal to logos, King states that “We will reach the goal of freedom in Birmingham, ham and all over the nation, because the goal of America is freedom. Abused and scorned though we may be, our destiny is tied up with America’s destiny” (n. pag.). By referring to America as the land of freedom, King claims that freedom, specifically equality among mankind, is inevitable in the United States. Furthering his logical appeal, King speaks of the Birmingham police department’s actions to maintain order and avoid violence among the community. He states that he cannot commend their actions as they were violent and inhumane in their efforts as they attacked “unarmed, nonviolent” and innocent African Americans (n. pag.). King also validates his extremist position by referring to historical extremists such as Jesus Christ, the apostle Paul, Abraham Lincoln and Thomas Jefferson. In his appeal to pathos, King introduces his letter by stating “MY DEAR FELLOW CLERGYMEN” and thus creating a connection with his intended readers (n. pag.). King furthers his emotional appeal by......
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The Fight Against Social Injustice
...Michael Dalton Humphries Professor Breedlove English 2131 28 September 2011 The Fight against Social Injustices Henry David Thoreau and Martin Luther king both stood up and fought against social injustices. Thoreau wrote his essay “Civil Disobedience” to express his views on the role of government. Thoreau also expressed his ideas about what men should do to stand up to a government that sought to suppress its citizens. King started reading Thoreau during his school years and adopted his non-violent ways of protest. He molded his actions around Thoreau’s essay and fought for equal rights for the African American community. Both authors sought peaceful means to protest against things they deemed social injustices. In Thoreau’s “Civil Disobedience” and King’s “Letters from a Birmingham Jail” they present the problems with current societies and a peaceful way to bring those problems to the forefront. Thoreau and King both show their selflessness when they sacrificed their personal freedom for an issue. Thoreau was thrown in jail for not paying a poll tax. He refused to pay the tax because; he did not support slavery and the Mexican America war. Although Thoreau’s views in “Civil Disobedience” were his own and he was not trying to push them on anyone, they obviously had a profound impact on Martin Luther King. Writer Michael Mink of Investors Business Daily said this about King, “He was fascinated by the idea of refusing to cooperate......
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Fight Against Global Imperatives
...come together and fight against those who regard the environment as meaningless and not significant. Humans live in this world, and if we want to continue to live in this world we must protect the environment. Technology has allowed humans to expand and progress at an impressive rate. The speed at which we are progressing however is causing irreversible damage to the environment around the world. Many people believe they are immune to the side effects that come along with destroying nature and the environment. Unfortunately these people are wrong in every sense, and it is important they realize this as quickly as possible. Teresa Leal in the “Environmental Justice Reader” stated “The air is for all of us; the water is for all of us. Shit and pollution, toxic substances, do not ask for permission to come into your house…Without permission, these substances come into our lives” (Adamson 54). The important message Leal is trying to get across to readers is that economic status does not play a role in protecting people from harmful substances that come from the environment. People may believe that since they cannot immediately see the damaging effects to their health, there is no reason to worry. However, as Leal said toxic substances don’t differentiate between different groups of people. Everyone’s health is at risk because of what we as a race are doing to the environment. If people care about their health they will recognize this and come together to fight for the......
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Best Buy Fights Against Electronic Waste
...Daniels Fund Ethics Initiative University of New Mexico http://danielsethics.mgt.unm.edu Best Buy Fights Against Electronic Waste INTRODUCTION Although Best Buy has not been in business as long as other established brands, the company is a well-known name both within and outside of the United States. As the largest consumer electronics retailer in the world, it ranks number 72 on the Fortune 500. To maintain its competitive advantage against rivals in specialty electronics, Best Buy is engaging in competitive pricing strategies, international expansion, and the targeting of a younger demographic. In addition to discounted and high-quality products, Best Buy became known for its customer-centered approach and sustainable outreach. After realizing the importance of sustainability to its customers, Best Buy implemented an extensive recycling program. In the process, Best Buy earned itself a name as a socially responsible company. The company also adopted programs and systems to provide flexibility and aid to its employees. This case provides a brief history of Best Buy, including details on its expansion and the models it implemented to become a success. Next, we discuss Best Buy’s vision, along with the actions the company is taking to turn its vision into a reality. We briefly analyze Best Buy’s community outreach programs and look at its large-scale environmental initiatives, particularly those regarding energy savings and recycling. Finally, we......
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The Fight Against Gentrification in Portland, Oregon
...The Fight Against Gentrification in Portland, Oregon Chanel J Wick George Fox University Sociology 150 ZP1 May 1, 2016 ** I affirm that I have adhered to GFU’s expectations for integrity in the completion of this paper. This work is my own, which I have created specifically for this assignment. ** I affirm that I have adhered to GFU’s expectations for integrity in the completion of this paper. This work is my own, which I have created specifically for this assignment. The Fight Against Gentrification in Portland, Oregon Gentrification is a way of middle and upper class families buying homes and businesses of those in a low-income, unrefined urban neighborhood, making renovations to increase the value of the neighborhood. Although it sounds promising for the neighborhood, gentrification often comes at the expense of the original low-income residents by causing displacement due to the inability to afford increased property taxes and rent. Portland, OR has been named as the most gentrified city in the last 100 years (Wile, 2015). There are several local groups in Portland who aim to help those in need such as The Oregon community Alliance of Tenants and The Portland Tenants Union. I had the pleasure of interviewing a volunteer of both groups, Carlos Covarrubias, a native to Portland and a social activist that believes strongly in the fight to stop gentrification in Portland. Carlos and I grew up together in the North East part of Portland, one of the first areas......
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Fight Against World Hunger
...many people are concerned about. If world hunger is presented as a more prominent, then perhaps there will be a greater effort around the world to relieve it. Lastly, the World Food Programme is also a great program that is fighting against world hunger. This organization works around the Americas, Africa, Asia, and the Middle East. The World Food Programme believes that a major problem contributing to world hunger is the lack of prevention of world hunger. Also a major issue that fuels world hunger is the lack of urgency when disasters occur and people are in need of support. The World Food Programme has a few different ways of helping people that are suffering from hunger. For example, if a natural disaster occurs, then the organization quickly attends to the people in need. This organization depends on donations and volunteers to help others. Also, the organization prevents hunger in areas of various countries by supplying communities with supplies of food. If people have a steady supply of food then there is no need to worry about hunger and starvation. Furthermore, if a sense of urgency is present during disasters, then people can be helped before further complications arise. In order to advocate a change in the world against world hunger, I would encompass different aspects of all three of the organizations. I believe that each have their strengths and weaknesses. Although they are all fighting world hunger, these organizations are taking different......
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The Fight Against Abortion
...The Fight Against Abortion: A Research Proposal Heather Fox English 102 Timothy Broyles 3/31/12 Heather Fox English 102 Timothy Broyles March 31, 2012 The Fight Against Abortion There are approximately 1.5 million abortions performed each year in the United States and at least 46% of Americans will have an abortion at some time in their lives. (Stotland) When it comes to abortions, nearly 3 out of every 100 women between the ages of 15 to 44 have abortions. (Stotland) These statistics seem to be growing each year and has begun to look like an alternate use of contraceptive. My previous research has shown that people are abusing their privileges, and turning to the cruel act of abortion under any circumstance. Is abortion ever an acceptable approach or should abortion be outlawed in all states for every situation on hand ultimately considering it murder? My overall research will support my thesis that abortion is never the true answer provided the many alternatives available to everyone and therefore should be illegal in the United States. Through my research, I hope to provide information that will show the complications and consequences of abortion. I plan to give the reader enough knowledge on abortion so they will become aware of how important it is to avoid this option. To accomplish this, my research will show how vital it is to take the proper steps to prevent unwanted or unplanned pregnancies. In order to truly change people’s minds......
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